Jerrold Ladd | The Sun Magazine

Jerrold Ladd

Jerrold Ladd is a reporter for the Dallas Morning News.

— From August 1992
Essays, Memoirs, & True Stories

Poor And Poorer

Growing Up In The Projects

The endless rows of cramped units were designed to house the maximum number of people in the smallest, most underdeveloped side of town. Most families were black. There were only two categories — the poor but not yet without hope, and the poor without any hope.

August 1992
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